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Do You Automatically Get Cash Benefits If You Have Hiv

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Evaluating Cash Transfers as a Tool to Combat HIV/AIDS

In this post in the Center for Global Development's (CGD) "Global Health Policy" blog, Amanda Glassman, director of global health policy and a research fellow at the center, and Denizhan Duran, a research assistant at the center, examine several... Read more »
TheBody.com

The New Black Market: Selling HIV Meds for Cash

There's a new drug trade in town: selling HIV medications. In Washington Heights, a Manhattan neighborhood, officials are seeing a growing number of HIV-positive individuals selling their meds. This growing trend of trading health for much-needed... Read more »
Treatment Access Expansion Project, HIV Medicine Association, American Academy of HIV Medicine and National Association of People With AIDS

The New Medicare Drug Benefit: An HIV/AIDS Enrollment Tool Kit

Materials prepared through a collaborative Medicare Part D education campaign of the Treatment Access Expansion Project, HIV Medicine Association, American Academy of HIV Medicine, and National Association of People with AIDS. New Medicare... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Is one exposure all it takes to get infected? Is infection automatic and guaranteed?

where i come from everybody believes that having sex contact with somebody who is already HIV positive you get it as well.Is that true?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question. With any infectious disease, whether we are talking about HIV, other STDs, the common cold, the flu, etc., it is never a guarantee that you will get infected after being exposed. But the more times that you are exposed... Read more »

is aids an automatic death sentence for all involved sexually

is there a chance that if i come in contact with someone who has beenaffected that i would not be affected, or would i automatically affected....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. When having sex with an infected person,you can become infected after having sex with them just one time; however,you can also have sex with that same person 100 times and still not getinfected. But the more times... Read more »

Impregnating a woman, automatic infection???

Hello,If I were HIV positive, and after having protected/unprotected sex with my girlfriend/wife, impregnated her, is she automatically infected? Or is there a chance where she's not?Is this a weird question? I tried looking for similar...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,It is indeed possible for an HIV-positive male to impregnate an HIV-negative partner without transmitting the virus. Not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission. The baby would be HIV negative if the mother remains HIV negative. You can read... Read more »

automatic testing

could you please tell me if women are automatically tested for hiv when they're pregnant and they run a series of blood test on you????? ...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
All pregnant women receiving prenatal care should be offered voluntary confidential testing for HIV which must be consented; JLS.... Read more »
Connect With Others

Cash For Your Opinions On HIV Treatments

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
We are currently conducting a research study on antiretroviral medications that are used to treat HIV infections.

We are inviting the following categories of patients to participate in this study for their opinions:

vAfrican American males ages 30-54... Read more »

Benefits of HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
This is going to sound bizarre, but let me preface my note with the disclaimer that I'm taking an international health course and our challenge is to write a 10-15 page paper on a controversial topic. The topic I have chosen is definitely... Read more »

Take Survey & enter to win 1 of 5 $100 cash prize

Posted by southpolplus
NO/AIDS task Force is recruiting participants to take an anonymous online survey.

The survey is completely anonymous, you don't have to give any personal information about who you are or anything. This survey is a series of questions about your... Read more »

Take Survey & enter to win 1 of 5 $100 cash prize

Posted by southpolplus
NO/AIDS task Force is recruiting participants to take an anonymous online survey.

The survey is completely anonymous, you don't have to give any personal information about who you are or anything. This survey is a series of questions about your... Read more »